Drum Broker intros Havoc – The Infamous Producer Kit (Pre-Order)

The Drum Broker has announced a pre-order of The Infamous Producer Kit, a collection of samples by Havoc of Mobb Deep. After 20 years of crafting tracks, legendary producer Havoc of Mobb Deep is making … read more

AudioFront updates MIDI Expression to v1.0.1.0

AudioFront has announced version 1.0.1.0 of its MIDI Expression firmware and control application. MIDI Expression is a pedal to USB MIDI interface. This update brings a new mode for sustain pedals and footswitches called Control … read more

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Steinberg announces UR44 audio interface

Steinberg has announced that its new UR44 audio interface will be available in January 2014, further extending the UR range of USB 2.0 interfaces. Steinberg UR44 six-in, four-out USB audio interface, featuring comprehensive connectivity, studio-grade … read more

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Feelyoursound MidiMidi + MaKey MaKey = $80 DIY MIDI controller

Feelyoursound has announced MidiMidi, a MIDI software for use with the MaKey MaKey invention kit that allows you to turn everyday objects into touchpads. Have you been playing around with the idea to buid your … read more

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Steinberg intros Cubase BackPack limited edition portable recording system

Steinberg has announced the Cubase BackPack, a portable recording and production solution featuring Cubase Artist 7 and the UR22 interface that ensures a charitable contribution to sustainable development in Africa. “With Cubase BackPack, we’re offering … read more

Roland releases new Windows 8.1 & Mac OS X Mavericks (10.9) USB drivers

Roland has announced that new Windows 8.1 and Mac OS X Mavericks (10.9) USB drivers are available for a wide range of Roland products including audio interfaces, MIDI interfaces, MIDI keyboard controllers, recorders, and more. … read more

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Arturia releases MicroBrute analog synthesizer

Arturia has announced the availability of the MicroBrute analog synthesizer. The MicroBrute is a compact semi-modular analog monosynth with inbuilt step sequencer, MIDI, USB, and CV connectivity, and a host of unique features. Arturia’s award-winning … read more

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iConnectivity releases iConnectMIDI2+ multi-host interface

iConnectivity has announced the availability of iConnectMIDI2+, an interface which enables users to use their iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch with their Mac/PC like a plugin, controller, and much more. iConnectMIDI2+ is a multi-host interface … read more

Source Audio intros Hot Hand USB Wireless MIDI Controller

Source Audio has released the Hot Hand, a USB wireless MIDI controller. The Hot Hand USB delivers an entirely new method of dynamic control to DAW (digital audio workstation) or live-performance software like Ableton Live, … read more

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HyperSynth announces Xenophone analog synthesizer

HyperSynth has announced Xenophone, an advanced analog mono synthesizer with 100% analog signal path. It has three oscillators, two subs, three ring modulators, one multimode VCF and analog distortion, all based on discrete analog circuits … read more

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Steinberg updates firmware UR28M & UR824 audio interfaces to v2

Steinberg has announced the release of version 2.0 firmware updates for its UR28M and UR824 USB audio interfaces. Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH today enhances their UR28M and UR824 USB audio interfaces with a comprehensive firmware … read more

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AudioFront launches MIDI Expression interface

Audiofront has announced MIDI Expression, a USB pedal interface. MIDI Expression is a very compact class compliant USB MIDI device that allows different types of pedals to interface with your computer. Pedal sensing technolgy built … read more

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Waldorf releases Pulse 2 Analog Synthesizer

Waldorf has announced the availability of its Pulse 2, a new monophonic analog synthesizer. Pulse 2 Analog Synthesizer is proof positive that good things can come to those that wait. For ever since this high-quality … read more

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Best Service intros Foley Stage Complete sound fx library

Best Service has announced Foley Stage – Complete, a sound library for film-, game- and music production. Foley Stage is the first Sound Library to be recorded on the Asian continent. Ambience recordings from Asian … read more

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Machinewerks launches Kickstarter project for CS X51 control surface

Machinewerks has launched a Kickstarter project for the CS X51, a USB/MIDI control surface for electronic musicians & DJs. The Machinewerks CS X51 was born out of the sheer frustration of not being able to … read more

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IK Multimedia announces iRig PRO

IK Multimedia has introduced iRig PRO, an audio/MIDI interface for iOS. iRig PRO is a high-quality, battery powered universal audio/MIDI interface that lets you connect a microphone, guitar, bass or line-level source — or a … read more

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Korg intros Beat Boy

Korg has announced the Beat Boy, a new unit featuring a drum machine, recorder, and tuner. Beat Boy is packed with features that allow guitarists or bassists to improve their abilities easily and reliably while … read more

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Roland intros HandSonic HPD-20 percussion instrument

Roland has announced the HandSonic HPD-20, a dynamic digital hand percussion instrument that excels for both live performance and creating music in the studio. It features the renowned SuperNATURAL sound engine and a highly sensitive … read more

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MOTU 8Pre USB audio interface now shipping

MOTU has announced that its new 8Pre USB 16 x 12 USB audio interface with 8 mic inputs is now shipping. Turn your computer into a powerful digital audio workstation with eight mic inputs. Or … read more

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Novation intros Launchkey Mini controller

Novation has announced the Launchkey Mini, a compact new mini-key instrument/controller. Launchkey Mini features 16 velocity sensitive, three colour launch pads – use them to trigger sounds, effects, transport controls, and more. In addition Launchkey … read more

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